Grootbos is a 5-star luxury lodge located a short distance from Hermanus. A firm Imagine favourite, this lodge offers an excellent nature experience, focused on the southern right whale migration in Walker Bay from June to November.
Africa’s array of excellent destinations provides a summer sensation. A holiday can be jam packed with safaris amongst Africa’s most notorious national parks, wildlife viewings in their prime. Sunshine also pushes luxurious beach bound destinations.
A safari summer holiday leaves you nothing short to pick from, with South Africa, Kenya, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Rwanda and Uganda all offering perfect locations, preferential of your wildlife choice.
For all round great game viewing, Zimbabwe and Tanzania’s extensive list of national parks offer incredible wildlife spottings, perfect for the whole family. South Africa’s Kruger National Park and Tanzania’s Serengeti Pans are infamous for their ‘Big 5’ status, remaining some of the most sought after family safari destinations this time of year.
For the more unique and off the beaten track safari experience, Zambia’s South Luangwa walking safaris, and Rwanda and Uganda’s gorilla trekking safaris are ideal choices, whereas the Masai Mara in Kenya is home to one of the most incredible wildlife spectacles around. Normally only imaginable to see on a wildlife documentary, July and August brings about your chance to witness the great wildebeest migration for real.
Alongside Africa’s popular safari holidays, Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius are all fantastic beach retreats, a time for pure relaxation, perfect for your beach getaway.